Downtown Miami residents, businesses and PortMiami have waited years for a new I-395 bridge. Tuesday an announcement was made that is designed to create a path forward to a new bridge.
A dredging plan considered critical for the economic future of PortMiami will be allowed to move forward if Miami-Dade commissioners approve an agreement satisfying the objections of organizations who wanted the plan blocked.
A day after CBS4 News first reported that county transit workers were doing political work on the taxpayer’s dime; the repercussions could be felt throughout County Hall.
Miami-Dade Commissioner Carlos Gimenez may be the newest candidate in a race which has not yet begun, the battle to replace a mayor who has not yet been recalled.
It was a normal, typical meeting on January 22, 2009, at the Miami-Dade Commission chambers. But during one of the votes that day, commissioners voted 12 to zero with one absence, to approve an adjusted budget that carried wide implications for citizens.
What does that mean, and why should you care?